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- Heterogeneous Mobile Phone Ownership and Usage Patterns in Kenya. Wesolowski, Amy; Eagle, Nathan; Noor, Abdisalan M.; Snow, Robert W.; Buckee, Caroline O. // PLoS ONE;Apr2012, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p1
The rapid adoption of mobile phone technologies in Africa is offering exciting opportunities for engaging with high-risk populations through mHealth programs, and the vast volumes of behavioral data being generated as people use their phones provide valuable data about human behavioral dynamics...
- GAO Report Suggests Further Health Studies. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;05/28/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 22, p1
Discusses the report released by the General Accounting Office (GAO) on the health effects of wireless communication systems. Recommendations made by GAO on the health risks associated with the use of mobile telephone; Statistics on the number of wireless telephone subscribers in the United...
- Rendezvousing with location-aware devices: Enhancing social coordination Dearman, David; Hawkey, Kirstie; Inkpen, Kori M. // Interacting with Computers;Sep2005, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p542
Abstract: Emerging technologies such as location-awareness devices have the potential to significantly impact users'' social coordination, particularly while rendezvousing. It is important that we explore how new technologies influence social behaviours and communication in order to realize...
- Bandwidth on the Run. Tynan, Daniel // PCWorld;Jan2002, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p69
Discusses mobile telephones that will be able to access the Internet at high speeds. Features; When the technology will be available; Issue of whether the phones will be reliable in transmitting data.
- Mobile premium slows data uptake. Mackenzie, Michele // Wireless Asia;Apr2006, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p30
The article presents a survey on the willingness of mobile phone users to pay mobile content services. The survey, that was conducted by KPMG, shows that 40 percent of the users are reluctant to pay a premium on their current bill to receive multimedia services. Most of the users argued that...
- TALK BACK. // Current Events;3/23/2009, Vol. 108 Issue 20, p3
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the article "Cell Phone Hang-Up," published in an issue of "Current Events."
- Dialing for Data. // Fortune;1/1/2000 Special Issue, Vol. 141 Issue 1, p127
Focuses on the capabilities of wireless telephones and digital data services. Wireless devices as Web-browsing information appliances; Wireless data options such as electronic mail; Service plans; What to look for in wireless phones.
- Products to Watch. // Fortune;1/1/2000 Special Issue, Vol. 141 Issue 1, p130
Presents information on wireless communications products. Motorola Timeport L series telephone; Qualcomm Globalstar Tri-mode phone; Samsung SCH-8500 phone; Pagers such as Glenayre Electronics AccessLink II; Services such as Bell Atlantic Mobile; Price, special features, and recommendations.
- DIAL "P" FOR PORN. Giussani, Bruno // Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/14/2003, Issue 14, p38
The article discusses whether pornography will be the upcoming feature of the wireless industry. Historically pornography has provided the unsung accelerator for every major new communication technology. Some analysts suggest that the future of 3G wireless telephony depends on porn. It's one of...